Category: Health Point(e)

mental health

Mental Health in ballet dancers – let’s talk about it

World Mental Health Day was this week and there’s been lots of wonderful reminders floating around social media that help to drop the stigma around mental health and encourage us all to get talking, thinking, brainstorming, listening and communicating mental health. I’m pretty passionate about mental health, and I’m certainly not afraid to say it. It’s as everyday a part of…

digestion, digestive health, health, wellbeing, IBS, digest, morning routine, tummy, tummy troubles, bloating, cramping, thyroid disease, thyroid, hashimoto's, health tips

6 ways to kick-start your digestion in the morning

It’s been said time and time again that all good health or disease starts in the gut.  For me, this couldn’t be more true. What you might not realise is that our digestive systems do more than just digest (or in-digest) the food we eat. Our digestive systems also digests every aspect of our lives and assimilates into the body everything that…

health, healthy food, healthy food habits, healthy meals, nutrition, greens

Healthy eating – has it gone too far?

Healthy eating and nutrition can seem like a really bad green smoothie – bitter to taste and hard to swallow. Too many ingredients all chopped up until you don’t know what’s what anymore. The resulting indigestion and fullness but wanting for something else to actually chew. There’s sharp bits that scratch your throat on the way down but you swallow…